Crosswinds Marsh Outreach

For nature enthusiasts with an interest in wetlands and wildlife, Crosswinds Marsh is a must-see. You can explore diverse wetland habitats where more than 240 species of birds and 40 species of mammals have been identified. Crosswinds is home to a nesting pair of bald eagles, beaver and other exciting native wildlife.


MI Owls
Tue, 9.20.22
6pm at Lions Park*

Learn about Michigan’s 11 species of owls through discussion, bird mounts and calls. Dissect owl pellets to find out what they have been eating.

Fall Frolic
Tue, 10.18.22
6pm at Train Park*

Learn why leaves change color and how plants and animals prepare for winter. Please bring a light-colored T-shirt to create a leaf print t-shirt. 

Nature Detective
Tue, 11.8.22
6pm at Civic/Ice Arena

Investigate clues animals leave behind and hike to search for those clues. Bring a light-colored T-shirt for an animal track T-shirt craft.

COST: $10/participant (1st adult is free)
*Backup location due to weather will be Civic/Ice Arena